Opportunities to Participate in a Technical Expert Panel

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced opportunities to participate in Technical Expert Panels (TEP). Clinicians, patients, and experts in healthcare disparities and performance measurement are among those the agency is encouraging to apply to participate in several TEPs to develop additional measures.

Development of Days at Home Quality Measure: The TEP nomination period closes on January 9, 2020.

Development of a Quality Measure Assessing Delay in Progression of Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD): The TEP nomination period closed on January 13, 2020.

Home and Community Based Serices (HCBS) Measure Development, Endorsement, Maintenance, and Alignment Contract – HCBS Measures: The TEP nomination period closes on January 16, 2020.

Home and Community Based Serices (HCBS) Measure Development, Endorsement, Maintenance, and Alignment Contract – Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) Scorecard Measures Gap Development: The TEP nomination period closes on January 16, 2020.

Development of Functional Outcome Quality Measures for Home Health Agencies (HHAs): The TEP nomination period closes on January 17, 2020.

Development and Reevaluation of Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Outcome Measures: The TEP nomination period closed on January 31, 2020.

Additional information about each of the TEP nominations and materials required can be found on the TEP webpage.

 

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For more information visit the McDermottPlus Payment Innovation Resource Center or contact Sheila Madhani at 202-204-1459 or smadhani@mcdermottplus.com.